something pretty – the pattern

22 May

about this pattern:

i found this pretty picture on pinterest and was totally smitten. after a lot of googling and searching i wasn’t able to find the pattern, so decided to figure the pattern out myself. dottie angel‘s pictures of her thrifty find was very helpful, and i was happy to find out that this is actually a pretty simple pattern, so novices – don’t be alarmed! just go ahead and try it out :) for more pictures, check out this, this or this post.

about yarn/hook:

any yarn with corresponding hook will do, i find that moving up a hook size from what the yarn says makes a softer material that would work better with a blanket. i’ve made pillows with these squares so that wouldn’t matter so much. i used sandnes duo (dk weight) and hook 4 mm and the square measures 8×8 cm, with garnstudio drops paris (aran) and hook 5 mm one square is a bit over 10×10.

first a couple of basics:

1. one flower petal: 5 dc, take hook off loop, put hook (from front to back) through 3rd chain (the last ch of space before the 5 dc) and the ”loose loop”, yo, pull through both loops on hook.

2. the first dc on row is made by chain 3

begin with colour of flower. chain 4, make circle with one slip stitch

1st round:

chain one, 7 sc in circle. end round with slip st in chain.

2nd round:

make 1 flower petal in each sc with chain 3 between each one, end round with slip st in 3rd chain at beginning of round = 8 petals

3rd round:

sl st into the first chain 3. make 2 flower petals in each chain 3, and chain 3 between each flower petal = 16 petals in round. end round with slip st in 3rd chain at beginning of round.

change to background colour

4th round:

sl st into the first chain 3. *3 dc in the first 3 chain 3’s, (3 treble crochet, chain 2, 3 treble crochet) in the next chain 3. repeat from * 3 more times. end round with slip st in 3rd chain at beginning of round.

joining:

i crochet the squares together with slip stitch. lay out two rows of squares, begin with the first two, make a loop on hook, put hook from front to back through back part of dc on last row, first on one, then the corresponding one on the other, yarn over and pull through three loops on hook. continue like this, when you reach the end of the first side of these two squares just go on and start with two new ones all across the length/width of your blanket/pillow, like so:

i’m publishing this patten un-tested, so feel free to let me know if there are any mistakes/uncertainties for me to correct!

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132 Responses to “something pretty – the pattern”

  1. winkieflash May 23, 2011 at 10:35 am #

    LOVE this. I can’t wait to start on a giant throw to spice up the couch ;)
    xo
    wink

  2. Solveig May 23, 2011 at 7:27 pm #

    Dette er eit fint mønster! Har akkurat oppdaga det samme teppet, og har fundert på det samme mønsteret. Og skreiv om mine forsøk på bloggen min idag :)
    Likar spesielt godt samanheklinga di. Veldig fin!

  3. Tif May 27, 2011 at 7:12 pm #

    this is wonderful and thank you so kindly Mille for sharing it with us all… you have inspired me to go forth and crochet petals like i have never crocheted before.
    Tif x

  4. Helen May 27, 2011 at 8:14 pm #

    Oh I just popped over here from Dottie Angel’s blog, you are most clever indeed, well done! So pretty :)

  5. Ana May 28, 2011 at 1:56 am #

    So so pretty!!!
    I’m new to crochet, but this sounds like I can do it. I will give a try!

  6. Juliab May 28, 2011 at 10:09 am #

    Thanks so so much for posting this pattern. My daughter announced last week that she wanted me to crochet her a round blanket and I have been searching for a pattern ever since. This one is just perfect and I can’t wait to start this project. Thanks again. BTW, love the colours you chose. x

  7. GrundGlad May 29, 2011 at 9:55 am #

    Rigtig fin og brugervenlig opskrift (jeg har ikke hæklet så længe, men havde ingen problemer med at følge den) og fantastisk farvekombination, du har valgt til dine puder. Tusind tak for inspirationen :-)

  8. kim May 30, 2011 at 12:59 pm #

    This is simply lovely! I’ve been swooning over the same blanket and couldn’t find a similar pattern either. Thanks a million, I’m ready for some quality time with my hooks!

  9. Jennifer U June 4, 2011 at 8:41 pm #

    I pinned this one too! Thank you so much for figuring it out. My efforts resulted in a mess. I can’t wait to try it!

  10. Barbie June 5, 2011 at 5:06 pm #

    I love this pattern and wanted to make it right away. I have a question though. When you are making the first petal in a round, which stitch do you go into after the 5 dcs since there is no chain 3 beforehand (except the chain 3 that represents the first dc)?

    I hope my question makes sense!

    Thank you in advance!

    • mille June 6, 2011 at 10:00 pm #

      Yes, you make sense :) I go into the 3rd of the chain 3 that represents the first dc, actually, as that’s all there is to choose from! Hope that will work for you, too…

      • Pam September 5, 2012 at 5:47 pm #

        I started this yesterday and it is just beautiful. The pattern instructions were easy to fill out BUT…..there is nothing about a border. Can you add instructions for that?? What did you use for a border??

      • mille November 27, 2012 at 12:15 am #

        Hey Pam, I think I just single crocheted the front and the back of the pillow together. You might be planning for a blanket, I just made a pillow :)

      • Wanderlustalways@bmail.com January 18, 2014 at 8:33 am #

        Will you please do a video tutorial? Thank you! :]

  11. maria June 8, 2011 at 1:30 am #

    I’m a love, love, lovin’ your blog. Thank you for posting for people like me, who love beautiful things!

  12. Heidi June 26, 2011 at 2:23 am #

    Hi
    This is beautiful!! Am really looking forward to making this but just cant get it :-( i know its a lots to ask but would you consider step by step photos??
    i hope so!!!! bet i am just being dense!!!!!

    thank you
    Heidi xxx

  13. natalie June 30, 2011 at 4:59 pm #

    Im so glad you posted this! I found dotties blog too and was obsessed with it too! I couldnt find a pattern either and had given up! Then i found your blog. Im excited to try it. Thanks so much.

  14. PricklyBear July 6, 2011 at 1:52 am #

    Hej :) Question! After round 2, when you’ve made all petals and you’ve just finished the last petal (pull through both loops on hook) – do you right away slip stitch to the third in chain (which is the chain which you make first before starting to make petal 1)?
    Takk !

  15. lisa July 9, 2011 at 2:14 pm #

    Beautiful. Thank you so much for sharing.
    Have you considered doing video tutorials?
    You are obviously very talented and generous!

  16. rakkie July 29, 2011 at 9:30 am #

    un tout grand merci pour toutes tes explications
    have a nice day

  17. Fra' November 3, 2011 at 4:59 pm #

    Thanks for sharing this pattern! I’ve started working on a crochet pillow, it looks very very cute :)

  18. Doma December 9, 2011 at 12:53 am #

    Hi ,,,,,,,i like this pattern a lot and started to make pillow but i am stuck on petal …….could u pls elaborate a little bit.

    Sorry for the trouble but i am new to crochet so need little bit of guidence.

    Thanks
    Doma

  19. Katelyn Made January 12, 2012 at 10:52 pm #

    Yes! I’ve finished a lapghan using this exact pattern and I love it!

    See my pics here:
    http://katelynmade.blogspot.com/2012/01/katelyn-made-something-pretty-lapghan.html

  20. Natasha Lynn Fontanez January 16, 2012 at 9:22 am #

    this is beautiful ; i’m only beginner & would love to learn to make this. however i do find your directions a bit confusing, especially the starting off portion. i’ve bookmarked this to come back to it once i’m a bit more experienced :)

  21. dawn January 23, 2012 at 1:01 am #

    lovely , thank you for sharing xx

  22. Hélène May 17, 2012 at 8:02 pm #

    Beautiful,your Granny’s!!
    Hélène

  23. Sandra July 7, 2012 at 5:06 pm #

    Don’t You have a video tutorial? Thanks

  24. Sarah Lau Parker (@sarahparker) July 9, 2012 at 4:39 pm #

    I am among the throng that was enthralled with that blanket and am so grateful you came up with the pattern. Question though, in the original blanket and in the original one you made, the edging is a bit different — the squares on the ends seemed curved and there is a big gentle scallop around each square. Would you pretty please share how you did that? I’d be forever grateful. :-) thank you!

  25. Jen July 14, 2012 at 10:54 am #

    This is such a great pattern. I am a beginner and I’ve tried to start this numerous times, but I just can’t get it right. Is there any chance of having more steps, or photos. That would be perfect! In the meantime, I looked up popcorn crochet, which helped a bit… still it doesn’t look as tidy as yours. Thanks for sharing :)

  26. kim August 3, 2012 at 5:18 pm #

    i was wondering the approximate yarn amounts used? i plan on doing this for 2 of my daughters. trying to estimate how much yarn to buy

  27. Nisha August 7, 2012 at 10:07 am #

    For all the beginners:

    I am veryyy new to crocheting and had only attempted very small projects…like hair bows etc..until I saw this! I fell in love with this and had to attempt it!

    Just like most of you…I got stuck right after finishing my 7 Single crochets! I couldnt understand at all what I had to do next…but I was determined! After a lot a lot of research…i DID it and made my first square!! I am veryyyy happy with the result! So basically,,,the petals that we are making is actually Popcorn Stitch..there is a lot of youtube videos on it…once you figure out the popcorn stitch, you will see it coming through!

    Good Luck everone!

  28. Sowmya August 9, 2012 at 3:37 pm #

    I have been looking for similar pattern, your pattern gave me the idea of how to start.
    Thanks for posting this pattern… I’m Loving it !

  29. DeAnn August 12, 2012 at 6:19 am #

    I would love to try this pattern! It is so gorgeous!! Is there a video tutorial on how to do the “1. one flower petal: 5 dc, take hook off loop, put hook (from front to back) through 3rd chain (the last ch of space before the 5 dc) and the ”loose loop”, yo, pull through both loops on hook.” part?

    I’m newer to crocheting and I understand most the pattern just not where I’m supposed to take the chain off the hook. If you could let me know that would be great! Thanks so much!

  30. buttontins August 14, 2012 at 10:45 am #

    This is a lovely pattern, I hope you don’t mind if I link to it on my new blog?
    http://buttontins.wordpress.com/
    Thanks for the ideas.

  31. dianelouw August 16, 2012 at 10:31 am #

    Reblogged this on Diane's Thoughts and commented:
    Wow this is awesome!! Would love to try it….

  32. Dagmar August 30, 2012 at 5:06 am #

    Thank you for the pattern. You blanket looks lovely.

  33. Jo-Ellen August 31, 2012 at 2:56 pm #

    . one flower petal: 5 dc, take hook off loop, put hook (from front to back) through 3rd chain (the last ch of space before the 5 dc) and the ”loose loop”, yo, pull through both loops on hook. Can you please post a detailed photo of this or something? It doesn’t make sense at all, because it doesn’t mention anywhere making three chain before starting on the petals?? I’m not new to crochet either!! Thank you!!

  34. Elizabeth September 9, 2012 at 6:06 am #

    Could you please put a video on you tube of you making a block! Please it is so lovely but I am not picking up your written directions

  35. debiyorston September 15, 2012 at 3:14 pm #

    Hi – I have worked up a popcorn square that was inspired by this one and I am going to be posting the pattern on my blog soon. My square is different, but I just thought that I should let you know about it. My blog is: http://hooksandyarns.blogspot.com/

    Please let me know if this is ok with you. Thanks.

    • mille November 27, 2012 at 12:18 am #

      Certainly not a problem! Feel free to link back to the inspiration ;) And send me the link to your pattern, so I can check it out!

  36. Note From a Housewife September 24, 2012 at 7:09 pm #

    Reblogged this on Note from a Housewife and commented:
    So pretty, wish I was able to make something so pretty

  37. Rosie Rogers October 10, 2012 at 12:14 am #

    Thanks for sharing this pattern, I have been looking for this pattern for ages – can’t wait to give this a go on some cushions!

  38. Judy Cole October 15, 2012 at 12:35 am #

    This is my next project! Love it! Thanks so much

  39. Sandy Massey October 20, 2012 at 4:45 am #

    Crocheting an afghan w middle flower petals in different colors an white border. Love the pattern and working it w I hook. Thank you. When finished I will put a pick on pinterest.

  40. Maaike October 26, 2012 at 8:31 pm #

    Hi Mille, well you’ve created a beautiful square that is so much fun to make! I made a few cushion covers and I love them. Also, I tweaked the pattern a little here and there. I get a lot of requests for the pattern from my readers and was wondering, if you would be ok with it if I wrote a blog post about them, linking to your blog, and writing the pattern with my little tweaks? Please let me know what you think.

    hugs,
    Maaike

  41. Haydee Linares November 17, 2012 at 8:16 pm #

    The writen instructions are difficult to follow. can someone make it easier? describe how you make the petal please? it’s beautiful and i really want to make it.

    • Haydee Linares November 17, 2012 at 9:22 pm #

      I think i’m getting it w/out the pattern Thank you anyway.

  42. Freedom Stiches December 30, 2012 at 11:00 pm #

    I’m for some reason having issues making my slip stitch to join the blocks together look like yours. Yours stitch looks like it is flat, mine keeps going to one side of the join…I can’t figure out what I am doing wrong. Love these blocks though! going to make a VERY cute blanket for my friends new baby girl :)

  43. Freedom Stitches December 30, 2012 at 11:05 pm #

    I’m for some reason having issues making my slip stitch to join the blocks together look like yours. Yours stitch looks like it is flat, mine keeps going to one side of the join…I can’t figure out what I am doing wrong. Love these blocks though! going to make a VERY cute blanket for my friends new baby girl :)

    • Freedom Stitches December 31, 2012 at 12:50 am #

      Isn’t it funny how it only takes asking the question…and then you figure it out on your own? :) I thought I had tried everything…I was missing that key point, front to back on both squares. Got it now! Thanks for sharing the pattern!

      • Tori February 17, 2013 at 1:56 am #

        I’m having trouble with the same thing! Could you clarify in a little bit more detail how you’re supposed to do it? Thank you!!

      • Vickie February 17, 2013 at 8:36 pm #

        I’m having trouble with joining the squares as well. Could you explain what you mean by front to back on both squares?

      • Freedom Stitches February 18, 2013 at 3:04 am #

        You work on the outside stitch of your sc on both squares, you run your hook down from the top (right side of your work) I set my squares next to each other, start with the corner of the 1st square and I run my hook, from the right side of my work down through the outside stitch of the sc then I take the 2nd square and continue my hook through the corner outside stitch and work a slip stitch. I hope this makes sense, it is much easier than it sounds ;)

  44. Elle January 6, 2013 at 4:15 pm #

    What brand of yarn is that???

    • mille January 7, 2013 at 6:51 pm #

      Drops Paris!

  45. April Alkema January 7, 2013 at 1:03 am #

    Thank you! I was just about to work up a pattern to copy the same blanket I saw on pinterest and now I don’t have to! Saved me time!

  46. Kply50 January 14, 2013 at 12:32 pm #

    Will u do a video instruction soon?

  47. Erin Russell January 16, 2013 at 12:52 am #

    I LOVE this pattern, it is so gorgeous! And so easy to work!! Thank you so much for this beautiful pattern!!

  48. Yvette-Michelle Cottle Darby | Crafted Spaces January 29, 2013 at 5:35 pm #

    This is such a beautiful pattern and I cannot wait to try it out. There are so many possibilities for projects. Thank you so much for sharing.

  49. patricia carver January 30, 2013 at 8:01 am #

    have done this and is really simple to follow thank u very much

  50. tyna17112003 February 1, 2013 at 11:56 am #

    bonjour,
    je suis si triste, je ne comprends pas l’anglais,
    j’aime beaucoup ce granny, mais je ne sais lire que les schémas.
    tant pis pour moi,

    bonne journée

    à bientôt

    bérengère
    http://www.bk-creations.over-blog.fr

  51. helencrochet1 February 4, 2013 at 3:04 pm #

    I have just made up a little baby blanket with this patter.. its fantastic!!

    So… a HUGE THANK YOU for such a beautiful, easy and amazing pattern xx

  52. http://tinyurl.com/doyowood15296 February 6, 2013 at 8:43 pm #

    I seem to go along with all the things that was in fact composed
    in “something pretty – the pattern | mille makes”.
    Thanks a lot for pretty much all the actual information.
    Thanks-Rhonda

  53. Judy February 25, 2013 at 10:36 pm #

    Hello Mille, I love your Something pretty blanket. Love it. I am a newbie and would love to try and make it.

    What kind of yarn would you use so it can be wash if need be??? I live in the Michigan

    I would like to use 3 shades of pink, 2 shades of lavender, 2 shades of blue and maybe some green. I would like to make the blanket for on the back of my sofa so maybe the size of a single bed. How much yarn do you think I would need???

    Do you have any Photo tutorial on how you made the Something Pretty Blocks???

    I read that someone suggested using a crochet hook larger than the yarn called for??? Would you suggest this do.

    Sorry for all the questions. I am going shopping Wednesday for the Yarn so I am hoping your get this message so you can make some suggestion to me. Thanks
    Hugs Judy

  54. Jennifer February 27, 2013 at 5:34 pm #

    Can you maybe make a fototutorial or videotutorial of it? I am Dutch and I don’t understand it very well, unfortunately. I tried it, but it doesn’t even look like I did it right.

  55. Archiethewonderdog March 24, 2013 at 11:31 pm #

    I love this pattern – thanks for a great tutorial!

  56. Patricia Fisher March 26, 2013 at 3:46 am #

    Thank you for this great post and pattern! I used this pattern to make an afghan for my new granddaughter and linked to this post on my blog at PatriciaFisherDesigns.com. I love the way it turned out, thanks again!

  57. Kara April 23, 2013 at 5:05 am #

    Hi! Just finished all my squares and I can’t get the joining to work! Is there a good video tutorial that is good that can visually show me! Love this pattern! Thank you so much

  58. money choice May 3, 2013 at 7:53 am #

    My spouse and I stumbled over here different web address and thought I should check things out.

    I like what I see so now i’m following you. Look forward to checking out your web page for a second time.

  59. Kaat May 7, 2013 at 7:10 pm #

    Totally in love with this pattern too. Recently took up crochet after not doing it since childhood. Forgot how much i like it. I was wondering if i could link to this blogpost (and other blogposts) when i write about it on my own blog and if i could post a dutch translation of it. THanks for the bunches of inspiration !

  60. Kristel May 12, 2013 at 7:15 pm #

    Used this pattern to make a blanket for my roomies baby coming in June, she loved it! So thank you for sharing it! Some pictures too: http://asellusaustralis.blogspot.com/2013/05/blog-post.html :)

  61. kim June 3, 2013 at 4:27 pm #

    i just finished the first of 2 of the blankets! love it!!!

  62. Kat June 8, 2013 at 8:18 pm #

    I’m working on a kind of hodgepodge granny/square afghan for my daughter, bunch of different colors and stitches, lots of crazy colors. I was wondering to increase the size of this square to 7 or 8 inches would you just follow the pattern by putting two petals in every 3 ch space around?

  63. B June 29, 2013 at 7:37 pm #

    I ‘m having diffuculty with the pattern as well, I’ve noticed I’m not the only one but the owner of the pattern doesn’t seem to be answering any of the questions… for those of you who found the pattern easy to make can you elaborate a bit? I’m just confused about how to make the petals. I literally cannot find a similar pattern anywhere! so this one is all I have to go by! thanks!

    • Karen July 25, 2013 at 1:53 am #

      I am a novice but didnt seem to have the trouble others are having with the pattern Did you read all the notes as well?? your starting petal should be chain 3 and then 5 double crochets take the hook out of the lopp after the 5th dc and go backward to the chain three you started with put your hook in the top of the chain three and then grab the loop you left loose, yarn over and pull thru then chain 3 and 5 dc and continue I hope this helps to clarify Its a bit tricky at first so dont give up Also make sure you are using the right yarn and hook combination G or H for most yarns but F for baby weight

  64. rekha August 8, 2013 at 10:17 am #

    Love this pattern!!!
    I have a request. Can you create a you tube video for this pattern?

  65. Cristina St. Germain August 22, 2013 at 10:58 pm #

    could you make a video of making a petal? or the first 2 rounds?

  66. Tamara - Moogly August 27, 2013 at 6:03 pm #

    This is beautiful! I featured it this morning on Moogly: http://www.mooglyblog.com/crochet-pillow-patterns/

  67. Jen November 8, 2013 at 8:05 pm #

    Thank you so much for figuring this pattern out! I also saw it on Pinterest and was really sad that there was no attached pattern. I can’t wait to be done my other projects so that I can start working on this one.

  68. sweetlands34 December 13, 2013 at 10:00 pm #

    Video? Difficult to understand

  69. Baiba Vigule December 31, 2013 at 5:32 pm #

    I was seeking a beautiful granny square flower pattern for a baby jacket, I found a beautiful picture (I can’t now find the site), and it had a link on your pattern. So here is the jacket, with a link on your pattern. http://baibuce.blogspot.com/2013/12/amandas-skaistumjaka.html

  70. alicia garam January 5, 2014 at 10:04 am #

    PLEASE HELP.I am stuck on Round 3. Cannot understand this round.Instructions are confusing. A video would be more helpful.

  71. andrea webb January 6, 2014 at 5:45 am #

    Love this pattern! I am making a pillow and had one question… wat did you do for the back portion? I don’t have a sewing machine so was wondering if you had a pattern for the back. Oh and also did you use a pillow or stuffing? Thanks in advance!

    • susan January 16, 2014 at 5:27 am #

      Love but how to sew backing or to linket

  72. sonjalv January 21, 2014 at 1:30 am #

    Thank you for Sharing the pattern I am going to use some pastels and include Orange This woman made one with orange pastel So pretty

    • Gerlinde January 26, 2014 at 8:48 pm #

      Thank you so much for this great pattern! The instructions were clear and easy to follow; I was looking for something nice to do with leftover yarn and wanted something more than just plain granny squares; just finished the first square and it turned out just like the picture (wish I could say that for some of the cooking recipes I’ve tried :) ). Thank you so much; love it!

  73. Ashleigh M. January 29, 2014 at 10:05 pm #

    I, like many others, am fairly new to crocheting. I love these directions because I understood them enough so that I was able to make my first swatch for a baby blanket for a friend. :-)

    Question though: my flower/square turned out pretty round… in fact it almost looks a bit star shaped, like 5 pointed star (with really still edges lol). Maybe I misread directions… it seems like in the 4th round I’m doing the doubles and trebles wrong somehow… any tips? =/ Basically as I understand it, I’m doing it in sets: a set of 3 DCs, then 2 sets of TCs… then repeat…. (with chains along the way.) ….yes? No? Close? :-)

    Thanks again!

    • Ashleigh M. January 29, 2014 at 10:07 pm #

      Grrr, I hit post on accident… I meant to say dull edges on my little odd shaped star. :-)

      Also I think I misspoke……. I meant sets of: 3 DCs, then two sets of *3* TCs. Repeat.

      Hope that makes sense… :-)

  74. vijaya February 5, 2014 at 11:55 am #

    This is wonderful, can’t wait to make it. You are so creative!!!

  75. Marla Wolfe-Miller February 14, 2014 at 6:46 pm #

    STill can’t figure out the petal instructions with the removal of the hook and front to back.. I am a more visual person.. can you please put pics on what you mean or video tutorial?

    • DLopes March 1, 2014 at 11:15 pm #

      This one helped me :)
      “Crochet Popcorn Stitch Flower”

  76. Erin February 21, 2014 at 8:52 am #

    Hi, I noticed a lot of requests in the comments for a video tutorial. I understand the pattern pretty good and I have been wanting to try to start making video tutorials. Would it be OK if I tried to make one for this pattern to post to YouTube?

    • Libby February 21, 2014 at 3:49 pm #

      Erin I have hoping that someone would put a tutorial on you tube since I found this adorable patern! PLEASE let us know when it is up and how to search for it! Thank you Thank you!!!!

    • S Hanson February 21, 2014 at 10:06 pm #

      Please do!!!

    • Libby February 25, 2014 at 1:44 pm #

      Hello again Erin just wondering if you have thought more about doing a you tube tutorial for this pattern. I’ve been searching I’ve comd to something close but it’s not tge same. Hopefully you get something up! I know a lot of us would really appreciate it!!!!

  77. S Hanson February 22, 2014 at 5:15 am #

    Using the popcorn stitch tutorial and reading it over several times I was able to figure it out. Thank you for a beautiful pattern!

  78. Libby February 28, 2014 at 9:33 am #

    What are the names of the colors of yarn you used?

  79. Paula Bluck March 29, 2014 at 7:57 am #

    Thanks this is just what I was looking for for my Mother’s Day cushion!

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    [...] and after figuring out the instructions (in American crochet terms, and slightly confusing wording, here) I had to make some. There is a cushion on the sofa which looks strangely bare and unadorned, and [...]

  10. Sunday Confessions | Quite Bookish - October 22, 2012

    [...] finish things before I start something else. I want to crochet a blanket from the Something Pretty pattern but not until I finish what I have going on [...]

  11. A crochet cushion for our bedroom | The Green Dragonfly - November 25, 2012

    [...] new crochet cushion to go with my striped orange duvet cover. You can find the free pattern for the crochet squares here aren’t they [...]

  12. Secundo’nun Battaniyesi « Baybars'la Vals - December 15, 2012

    [...] çok ama çok beğendim. Bu çok gösterişli ve üç boyutlu battaniyenin motif örneği aslında Mille‘ye ait. Motifin adını da kendisine çok uygun bir şekilde ‘Something Pretty‘ [...]

  13. Christmas makes no 2 « Paint Drops Keep Falling - January 6, 2013

    [...] saw the idea on the Coco Rose blog and she credits Millie Makes for the [...]

  14. Another gift…a cushion this time | squishy yarn - January 16, 2013

    [...] inspired by one of posts that had the loveliest blanket. The pattern is taken from another blog, Mille Makes. A throw was a bit daunting and I didn’t have the patience to make quite so many squares, so [...]

  15. Crochet winter bag tad dah… « The Harding's New Life in France Blog - January 18, 2013

    [...] I used King Cole Merino Blend Aran in black and cream and a 5mm hook and I crocheted 17 ‘something pretty’ squares from this pattern http://millemakes.wordpress.com/2011/05/22/something-pretty-the-pattern/ [...]

  16. “Something Pretty” Free Pattern | lifewithkeo - January 23, 2013

    [...] but since my goal is to make as many different patterns as I can I decided to make this “Something Pretty” [...]

  17. Crochet Projects | Autumn Does Life - February 13, 2013

    [...] I just want to make one of these squares. I’m too impatient for granny squares or working in the round (I really burned myself out on it a while back ), but this is absolutely the most gorgeous granny square I have ever seen! I want these exact colors! I think I would end up loving it so much I would have to make some sort of bigger project out of it, even though I hate g-squares along with switching colors. haha I’m lazy >_> Picture credit http://millemakes.wordpress.com/2011/05/22/something-pretty-the-pattern/ [...]

  18. 6 Best Granny Squares for Beginners | Crochet Collections - March 18, 2013

    [...] Check out her easy instructions here. [...]

  19. ~ Seeing Pink, again! ~ « Patricia Fisher Designs - March 26, 2013

    [...] awaiting the arrival of my second granddaughter, I came across “ this“ pattern for a baby afghan on another blog.  So I decided to give it a go…..here are [...]

  20. Crochet Projects | Scrapping with Deb. Independent Stampin' Up! Consultant - April 25, 2013

    [...] http://millemakes.wordpress.com/2011/05/22/something-pretty-the-pattern/ [...]

  21. 6 Best Granny Squares for Beginners | CreatorSocial - May 2, 2013

    [...] Check out her easy instructions here. [...]

  22. Happy Sunday! | The Menagerie - July 1, 2013

    […] I just can’t put down. It’s inspired by the “Something Pretty” pattern at Millie Makes. I want to make a pillowcase for my bed just to give it some more pizazz. I’m wanting to […]

  23. Change It Up with Free Crochet Pillow Patterns! | moogly - August 28, 2013

    […] Something Pretty, on millemakes: This feminine pillow is based on a thrifted blanket – and I love the colors on both the remake and the original! […]

  24. I have been a bit | yodafatkitty - October 6, 2013

    […] followed the pattern here at Mille Makes… blog. I just kept […]

  25. Haak Maar Raak!, Puffy flower – a pattern by Mille makes - October 31, 2013

    […] it’s very hard to make a choice out of all those amazing blankets! In the end I went with this […]

  26. Current Crochet Fails! | Crochet Missy - November 13, 2013

    […] Crejjtion and the stunning blanket from Coco Rose Diaries. Both of these are based on the “Something Pretty” pattern by Mille […]

  27. ~ Seeing Pink, again! ~ - November 24, 2013

    […] awaiting the arrival of my second granddaughter, I came across “ this“ pattern for a baby afghan on another blog.  So I decided to give it a go…..here are […]

  28. Granny Square #4: Flower Power | Thin Air and Yarn - January 7, 2014

    […] failed attempts at a spiral bobble granny square, I settled on this flower pattern that I found here on a great page that offers several free granny square patterns.  This pattern uses two rounds of […]

  29. Haak Maar Raak!, Update #4 on the Sampler blanket - January 27, 2014

    […] squishy, no bobbles to be found. So I resorted to the other method I knew: The bobbles of the “Something pretty” pattern. They are nice and firm, not squishy at all as you can […]

  30. Haak Maar Raak!, Update #5 on the Sampler blanket - March 9, 2014

    […] I added another Bobble row (but this time, the bobbles are done like in the Something-pretty pattern, a shell row and reverse crochets. I really like […]

  31. Something Pretty Video Tutorial | Just Another Yarny Blog - March 14, 2014

    […] Video tutorial from the free pattern Something Pretty from the website: http://millemakes.wordpress.com/2011/05/22/something-pretty-the-pattern/ […]

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